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St. Lawrence Communications LLC v. ZTE Corp. (3)

Area of Law:

Patent Law

Grounds:

Defendants moved to exclude expert testimony of Oded Gottesman on the ground that it is not based on a reliable methodology.

Outcome:

Denied

Analysis:

Defendants argued that Dr. Gottesman’s opinions related to infringement, essentiality, and market praise are not based on a reliable methodology and should be stricken because they were improperly based on attorney arguments and the opinion testimony of fact witnesses.  Slip op. at 1-2.  The court denied the motion.  Id. at 2.  Without providing much detail, the court held that it is not persuaded that the reliability of Dr. Gottesman’s opinions or methodology he employed are materially flawed.  Id.  The court suggested that the proper recourse would be to address those concerns during cross examination of Dr. Gottesman.  Id